January 2011
BlackBerry Connection > Craft your own news channel

Craft your own news channel

Manage, read, share and discover RSS news feeds better with the BlackBerry News Feeds App.

Wish there was a better, easier way to get up-to-the-minute access to the news you need when you're on the go? Introducing BlackBerry News: a powerful, yet simple, subscription-based mobile RSS feed reader for BlackBerry smartphones running BlackBerry® Device Software v4.6 or higher.

Everything you need at your fingertips

BlackBerry News focuses on the discovery, presentation and sharing of published content and information – giving you instant access to the exact news you want in one convenient stream – while eliminating the need for you to monitor multiple websites.

With its intuitive, user-friendly interface, BlackBerry News makes it faster and easier than ever for you to read and manage RSS news feeds, discover new content that may be important or relevant to you, and share content with friends and colleagues in your social networks.

You don't have to be a Techspert. BlackBerry News is simple and easy to use:

  • BlackBerry ID login enables you to seamlessly switch devices or upgrade software while keeping your current RSS subscriptions intact.
  • Choose from different view modes – view images, article summaries or view full articles via browser.
  • Search for new RSS feed sources quickly via keywords or phrases, URL search or browseable content library.
  • Fully customizable – set different auto-refresh times, remove or modify existing subscriptions, and integrate notifications with the message list.
  • Built-in recommendation engine suggests new/related content based on your current subscriptions and readership of other users.
  • Share relevant content with those in your social networks via email, SMS, and BlackBerry® Messenger.

Need to feed your need for news and information? BlackBerry News makes staying on top of what's happening – when it's happening – fast, simple and convenient.

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